First Steps
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First Steps

If you don’t watch every moment you’ll miss it. One minute they’re crawling, you watching your step all over the floor. Soon they’re standing, launching themselves up with that Darwinian specialty. Every chair leg holds a standing baby. And then you must watch them; watch closely, don’t turn away. Because it will happen any day now… … Continue reading

Poetry

“First Snow”

In regard of the Blizzard Jonas here’s a bit of snow-etry to keep you warm inside!   Snowfall BY RAVI SHANKAR Particulate as ash, new year’s first snow falls upon peaked roofs, car hoods, undulant hills, in imitation of motion that moves the way static cascades down screens when the cable zaps out, persistent & … Continue reading